Put those big books down. These short stories represent some of the best ever written about the South and offer the chance for escape without the commitment of an entire novel.
Chat with Susan Rebecca White & giveaway for "A Place At The Table." Deep South Lit Trail App named an essential app for Southerners. Southern authors up for a first novel prize & a new book on Flannery O'Connor. Carl Sandburg & Zelda Fitzgerald in Literary Events. And new poetry & fiction in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
The mother of all booksignings. Literary cakes good enough to eat. News on Flannery O'Connor's Prayer Journal. Voting for The Great American Novel. Amy Franklin-Willis in (Non)Required Viewing. To Kill a Mockingbird in Literary Events, and new fiction in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Chatting With Michael Morris. Flannery O'Connor on freaks. Faulkner, Capote & library cards in Literary News. Why Honey Boo Boo is lIke A Flannery O'Connor Character in (Non)Required Reading. A video of Salmon Rushdie's visits to the homes of Southern writers & The Woman Who Was Mistaken for Flannery O'Connor in Southern Voice.
Nobody does Southern grotesque better than Georgia author Flannery O'Connor. Characters with missing limbs, mysterious bulges, wooden legs and faces blue with acne. Her stories are a never-ending freak show
Upcoming Twitter chat with Michael Morris. Halloween literary fun. Inside the App with Edgar Allan Poe & The Raven Society. The Flannery O'Connor Soundboard in Literary News. A book festival for every weekend in Literary Events & a story about a dead body in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!